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Flygirl

Author: Sherri L Smith
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During World War II, a light-skinned African American girl "passes" for white in order to join the Women Airforce Service Pilots.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sherri L Smith
ISBN: 9780399247095 0399247092
OCLC Number: 230208574
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010
Description: 275 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Sherri L. Smith.
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During World War II, a light-skinned African American girl "passes" for white in order to join the Women Airforce Service Pilots.

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